Chapter : Pertaining to the merits of Moses (peace be upon him).

Anas reported Allah’s Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: I happened to pass by Moses as he was busy in saying prayer in his grave, and in the hadith transmitted on the authority of ‘Isa there is an addition of these words: I happened to pass on the occasion of the Night journey.” In the hadith pertaining to Yunus (peace be upon him) the words of the Holy Prophet (may peace be upon him) are: “It is not meet for a, servant that he should say: “I am better than Yunus (Jonah) son of Matta. “